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BRFSS Survey Results 2010 for South Carolina

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Alcohol Consumption

During the past 30 days, how many days per week or per month did you have at least one drink of any alcoholic beverage?*

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  Total #
Respondents
None 1-2 days 3-7 days 8-29 days 30 days
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3,366 17 0.4 0.2- 0.8 922 28.8 26.1-31.7 923 27.6 24.9-30.4 1,073 34.1 30.9-37.4 431 9.1 7.7-10.7
GENDER
Male 1,596 5 0.3 0.1- 0.8 325 22.7 19.3-26.6 428 26.0 22.3-30.0 579 39.6 34.9-44.6 259 11.4 9.2-14.0
Female 1,770 12 0.6 0.3- 1.3 597 36.9 33.0-41.0 495 29.8 26.1-33.7 494 26.7 23.3-30.3 172 6.0 4.8- 7.5
RACE
White 2,532 11 0.4 0.2- 0.9 639 26.3 23.5-29.3 645 26.9 23.9-30.0 875 36.4 32.9-40.1 362 10.0 8.4-11.9
African American 669 6 0.6 0.2- 1.5 233 36.7 29.7-44.2 234 32.6 25.9-40.0 148 23.9 18.1-30.8 48 6.3 3.9- 9.8
Other 122 0 0.0 . - . 35 30.8 17.2-48.6 36 20.5 11.5-34.0 39 41.5 22.9-62.8 12 7.2 2.3-20.7
HISPANIC
Yes 39 0 0.0 . - . 8 34.6 13.3-64.8 10 25.5 10.6-49.8 16 35.3 17.6-58.3 5 4.5 1.3-14.1
No 3,294 17 0.4 0.2- 0.8 904 28.8 26.1-31.6 905 27.7 25.0-30.6 1,048 34.0 30.8-37.3 420 9.1 7.7-10.7
AGE
18-24 76 0 0.0 . - . 28 30.5 17.7-47.2 27 30.4 17.5-47.5 19 33.9 18.1-54.4 2 5.2 1.1-20.6
25-34 300 0 0.0 . - . 95 27.6 20.8-35.6 101 28.5 21.5-36.8 95 39.6 30.7-49.3 9 4.3 2.0- 8.8
35-44 481 3 0.5 0.2- 1.6 157 32.0 26.7-37.8 147 29.5 24.3-35.3 146 33.7 28.1-39.9 28 4.3 2.6- 6.9
45-54 660 4 0.7 0.2- 2.6 191 31.3 26.2-37.0 208 30.9 25.9-36.3 211 30.2 25.6-35.3 46 6.8 4.3-10.7
55-64 852 2 0.3 0.0- 1.7 224 26.9 22.6-31.8 236 23.9 20.1-28.1 274 33.4 28.9-38.2 116 15.5 12.0-19.7
65+ 997 8 1.0 0.4- 2.5 227 23.1 19.7-26.9 204 20.1 16.9-23.7 328 31.7 27.9-35.8 230 24.1 20.6-27.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 204 5 2.8 0.9- 8.5 61 30.7 20.4-43.5 51 16.2 10.3-24.5 55 35.0 23.3-48.8 32 15.2 9.0-24.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 843 6 0.4 0.1- 1.1 255 31.8 26.3-37.9 259 30.4 25.2-36.3 221 27.8 22.4-33.8 102 9.6 6.9-13.1
Some Post-H.S. 888 3 0.3 0.1- 1.3 253 29.8 24.4-35.8 261 26.5 21.3-32.3 273 36.0 28.9-43.8 98 7.4 5.1-10.8
College Graduate 1,428 3 0.1 0.0- 0.5 353 26.0 22.4-30.0 351 28.3 24.3-32.7 523 36.6 32.4-41.1 198 8.9 7.0-11.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 229 2 1.1 0.3- 4.7 68 20.0 13.5-28.5 81 27.4 19.5-37.2 57 39.8 27.3-53.8 21 11.7 5.9-21.7
$15,000- $24,999 419 0 0.0 . - . 139 32.0 23.0-42.5 140 30.2 21.6-40.4 96 29.4 18.6-43.1 44 8.5 4.8-14.7
$25,000- $34,999 300 2 0.2 0.0- 0.7 89 29.9 21.8-39.6 88 29.3 21.4-38.5 79 31.6 22.5-42.3 42 9.1 5.7-14.1
$35,000- $49,999 480 3 0.5 0.1- 1.9 144 35.8 28.9-43.3 127 26.0 19.5-33.8 149 26.6 20.7-33.5 57 11.1 7.3-16.4
$50,000+ 1,556 7 0.4 0.2- 1.2 368 26.4 22.9-30.2 391 27.1 23.6-30.9 585 37.5 33.5-41.7 205 8.6 6.8-10.9
REGION**
Region I 389 2 0.8 0.2- 3.0 118 31.9 25.3-39.3 117 31.4 24.5-39.4 106 29.1 22.4-36.8 46 6.8 4.6-10.0
Region II 400 2 0.2 0.0- 1.3 114 30.1 23.4-37.8 109 29.5 22.2-37.9 125 31.1 22.8-40.7 50 9.2 6.2-13.5
Region III 449 3 0.4 0.1- 2.2 125 27.7 21.5-34.9 123 27.1 20.7-34.6 154 37.6 29.5-46.3 44 7.2 4.5-11.5
Region IV 356 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6 115 34.6 27.7-42.2 109 30.7 24.5-37.7 93 24.8 19.3-31.3 38 9.8 6.3-14.8
Region V 361 2 0.9 0.2- 4.5 106 26.5 21.2-32.6 102 33.3 26.8-40.6 111 31.4 25.5-38.1 40 7.9 5.6-11.0
Region VI 404 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0 96 24.5 18.8-31.4 116 26.7 20.9-33.4 145 39.4 32.3-47.0 46 9.1 6.0-13.5
Region VII 472 3 0.5 0.1- 2.0 123 28.4 21.6-36.4 121 22.1 16.9-28.5 154 38.1 30.9-46.0 71 10.9 7.1-16.1
Region VIII 535 3 0.7 0.2- 3.3 125 25.7 20.7-31.5 126 25.4 20.3-31.3 185 34.4 28.6-40.8 96 13.8 10.6-17.8

*This question was asked only of respondents who reported that they had at least one drink of any alcoholic beverage during the past 30 days.

** Region I: Anderson, Oconee, Abbeville, Laurens, McCormick, Greenwood, Saluda, Edgefield
Region II: Greenville, Pickens, Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Region III: Chester, Lancaster, York, Newberry, Fairfield, Lexington, Richland
Region IV: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Region V: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Region VI: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Region VII: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Region VIII: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper

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